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Interesting Facts About House Fly

The Fly Is As Deadly As A Bomber! How?

House flies are the most common fly species spread all over the world. They help to spread diseases and Their size lies between 6 to 7 cm. A female house fly can lay more than 500 eggs in her lifetime.

Here are some Facts about House flies which can blow your mind.

•House lies have an unhygienic breeding habit-That means they lay their eggs on feces and decaying foods and like such other unhygienic areas. They are unhygienic from their birth. So stay away from them.

•Adult house flies can live for 15-20 days that means they are living for a short period.

•They live on a liquid diet- A housefly will bring up some digestive juice onto the desired food and it helps them to take such food in a very tiny size and proboscis which present inside their mouth help them to drink that liquidized food particles.

•They smell with their legs-They can smell with their legs because taste receptors are present on their lower legs which help them to smell the food.

•Amazing Response Times-They has a good response to the stimuli and can fay away within a quick period to save them from their predators. Their brain can process 250 images per second whereas in our case it is only 60.

•A female fly can lay up to 500 eggs within her life span and at a time they can lay 75-100 eggs.

•They love to eat sweet food and can find sugars from fruits, garbage, etc.

•They can fly in the daytime only. Due to a lack of good eyesight, they can’t fly in the night or dim light.

•Although they do not have a 360-degree vision capacity, they have close to it.

•They can spread Diseases- Flies can transmit diseases like diarrhea, typhoid, cholera, Typhoid, TB. Salmonella. So be careful while eating. Okay!

Scientific Classification- 

Binomial Name- Musca Domestica 

Kingdom- Animalia

Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta

Order: Diptera

Family: Muscidae

Genus: Musca

Species: M. Domestica

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